Five Off-the-Path Things to Do in Rio de Janeiro

While it is hard to reduce any list to just five, all of these off-the-path activities will surely make for an amazing time in Rio.

By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Cidade Maravilhosa is full of famous tourist attractions and landmarks, like Christ the Redeemer, Pão de Açúcar (Sugarloaf), and the Carnival Sambódromo. Yet those with the time, interest - or the means - should explore these other off-the-path activities in Rio.

Stand-up Paddle-boarding: Enjoying long days on the beaches of Copacabana, Ipanema or Leblon will likely be a default activity for most travelers (and residents), but something worth a try is Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?